Need something to do around the South Sound this weekend? Here’s a whole list of activities with lots for your family to choose from!
Kids’ Club at Michael’s Stores It’s a heart painting today (looks Messy). 2.00 per child/ sessions start on the half hour from 10AM-11:30 For ages 3 and up
Worth the Trip
Free entry to National Parks all weekend-a good chance to go sledding at Paradise (see below)
The snow play area at Paradise at Mt.Rainier is open! Updated 1/31/: Now open on weekends and holidays, weather permitting. Do check before you go, but the mountains have had some good snow lately.
South King County
Touch tanks at HCC Mast at Redondo Free and open to the public every Saturday from 10-2 ****You can still look at the critters in the tanks, but you cannot touch them currently because of concerns over a disease that has been affecting the sea stars. Closed this weekend due to a power outage
or take little ones to play with our friends at Xtreme Bounce of Fun!
There’s SO more to explore….click on Continue Reading for Tacoma area ideas (Princess readings!), and the rest of the list!
Tacoma/ Puyallup/Greater Pierce
President’s Cup Wheelchair basketball tournament-free to spectators
Read with a Princess Daffodil princesses read at special story time events at libraries through out Pierce County. 11AM or 1PM depending on location. Be sure to check the flyer for the time at yours. Free, drop in events, and you’re welcome to bring your camera. They have gotten popular, so expect company.
Children and all ages shows at the Pierce College Science Dome/planetarium The children’s show is on Comets, Asteroids, and Meteors Children’s show at 2PM; all ages at 3:15 is Lamps of Atlantis
Kids n Critters at Northwest Trek Up to four children get in free with each paying adult. Adult admission is still on the spendy side, but this makes for a full day of fun. shorter, 30 minute tram ride is included.
Read with a princess-Daffodil princesses will appear at special story times at the Gig Harbor and Key Peninsula libraries
Craft at Michaels The Gig Harbor store does a craft for children every weekend
The House at Pooh Corner from Olympia Family Theater various dates and times through the 23rd
Visit the LOTT Wet Science Center Free and open to the public every weekend Interactive video presentation at 1PM today on the human body
Looking for things to do for President’s Day? Many of the great events in the list go on all weekend. I’ll also have more updates later today!
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